TOKYO, April 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- NTT Communications (NTT Com)
announced today that it will launch the Arcstar Global Security Operation
Service which becomes immediately available in 88 countries worldwide. The
service combines equipment rental and installation, 24/7 network monitoring,
and other administrative tasks of corporate intranets into one security
service solution package for multinational corporations.
Continual growth of the mobile PC environment in global corporate networks
has heightened the risks of illegal access and virus attacks, which can affect
entire organizations' operation. The Arcstar Global Security Operation Service
will minimize those risks by isolating such incidents in one LAN environment
using security devices such as intrusion detection/prevention systems
(IDS/IPS) installed at the network edge. NTT Com's Security Operations Center
will provide 24/7 monitoring to take immediate actions when detecting any
unusual activities on corporate LAN/WANs.
Arcstar Global IP-VPN service users have an advantage in subscribing to
the Arcstar Global Security Operation Service because of the single point of
contact at NTT Com.
"With this service customers do not have to make big financial commitment
to install proprietary security devices and thus optimize their IT budgets,"
said Mr. Kimio Tamura, Vice President of the Product Management Group at the
Global Services Business Division. "We will further expand our global managed
network and IT service offerings to provide total network support to our
About NTT Com
NTT Communications is a subsidiary of Nippon Telegraph and Telephone (NTT)
Corporation (NYSE: NTT) -- one of the world's largest telecommunications
companies. NTT Com provides high-quality, technologically advanced network
management, security and solution services to consumers, corporations and
governments on a global basis, with a special focus on the Asia-Pacific
region. Its world-class backbone network, combined with the networks of
partner companies around the world, offers access to more than 200 countries.
NTT Com Group has more than 30 companies in the Asia-Pacific region, Europe
and the Americas. The company has garnered several awards for its leading edge
technologies, outstanding performance and customer service, including "Best
Global Carrier -- 2004." For more information, please visit
SOURCE NTT Communications